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                                          |                                     |                                 June 28, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  5/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 800:  SILK BLENDS OR NON-CTN VEG FIB YRN
                                             Data in Kg.,  8.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  5/2013
   Country      2011       2012       5/2012     5/2013  % Change    5/2012     3/2013     4/2013     5/2013   % Change % Share


     WORLD       570984    527164     235820     177865    -24.58    606612     488442     511816     469209     -22.65  100.00

     CHINA P     320230    282370     132942      93455    -29.70    316065     270254     286076     242883     -23.15   51.76

     HUNGARY      39025     42901      15629      21747     39.15     36423      44607      47547      49019      34.58   10.45

     LITHUAN      19134     38824          0       8369       *       19134      47193      47193      47193     146.64   10.06

     BELGIUM      29430     47491      24967      11187    -55.19     48157      26747      32822      33711     -30.00    7.18

     ITALY        17911     29657      15405      16510      7.17     25239      27795      25742      30762      21.88    6.56

     ROMANIA      20862     27146      10721      10044     -6.31     23131      32166      32469      26469      14.43    5.64

     INDNSIA      19495      1665          0          0       *       19495       1665       1665       1665     -91.46    0.35

     MEXICO       61759     17064      16700          0   -100.00     78459        364        364        364     -99.54    0.08


     _WTO        570984    527164     235820     177865    -24.58    606612     488442     511816     469209     -22.65  100.00

     _EU         144848    201185      72747      74122      1.89    168955     193907     201070     202560      19.89   43.17

     _OECD       109789    141126      64706      60816     -6.01    131229     122659     129544     137236       4.58   29.25

     _W HEMI      68101     24226      21968       4501    -79.51     84884       6120       6666       6759     -92.04    1.44

     _NAFTA       65079     18674      18305       1764    -90.36     81077       2008       2357       2133     -97.37    0.45

     _ASEAN       19545      1676          0          0       *       19495       1676       1676       1676     -91.40    0.36